jybleau

Can't install Sync on Linux using Yum Repo - Gets 404

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Hello,

 

Is the linux-packages.resilio.com RPM repository broken? It returns 404...

 

I'm following the usual Linux install procedure for RPM-Based distro:

https://help.resilio.com/hc/en-us/articles/206178924-Installing-Sync-package-on-Linux

 

I cannot install on CentOS after creating the  /etc/yum.repos.d/resilio-sync.repo file (and adding the public key).

Here is the command I used to create the resilio-sync.repo file, in a format easier to read:

(Edit: My error is $basearch is not escaped like this \$basearch)

 

tee /etc/yum.repos.d/resilio-sync.repo <<EOF
[resilio-sync]
name=Resilio Sync
baseurl=https://linux-packages.resilio.com/resilio-sync/rpm/$basearch
enabled=1
gpgcheck=1
EOF

 

Yum gets a 404 error.

It did work unescaped though, in many other CentOS instance setup.

 

Thanks 

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Solved.

My (embarrassing) error.

Make sure to use the exact escaped code from the tutorial when creating the repo file:

printf "[resilio-sync]\nname=Resilio Sync\nbaseurl=https://linux-packages.resilio.com/resilio-sync/rpm/\$basearch\nenabled=1\ngpgcheck=1\n" | sudo tee /etc/yum.repos.d/resilio-sync.repo

 

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